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Should I remove Applian FLV and Media Player?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,320
United States Rank #3,394
Reach 0.1704%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.43 days
809.19 days >
Average installed length: 425.17 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

Applian FLV and Media Player

What is Applian FLV and Media Player?  (from Applian Technologies)

Looking for an easy way to play FLV (Flash Video) files downloaded from YouTube and other video sites? Get the free Applian FLV Player. It's easy to use, and you can view videos at 1x, 2x or even full screen. The Applian FLV Player includes an option to install Freecorder Toolbar, a free audio recorder that works righ...  Read more


Applian FLV and Media Player is a software program developed by Applian Technologies. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named amp.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 55.92 MB (58,640,222 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 46% of users of Applian FLV and Media Player come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.
Applian FLV and Media Player has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: applian.com/flvplayer
Help link: www.applian.com/support.php
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Applian Technologies\Applian FLV and Media Player
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Applian Technologies\Applian FLV and Media Player\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 55.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Applian FLV and Media Player

Program executable:amp.exe
Name:Applian FLV and Media Player
Path:C:\Program Files\applian technologies\applian flv and media player\amp.exe
Applian FLV and Media Player is a media player designed to play flash videos outside of the web browser.
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe - Applian FLV and Media Player
  • cache-gen.exe
  • libvlc.dll
  • libvlccore.dll (by the VideoLAN Team) - VLC media player

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Autoplay Handler
  • amp.exe is registered as an AutoPlay event handler named 'ApplianMPPlayVideoFilesOnArrival' with the ProgID of 'ApplianMP.OPENFolder' and the action verb 'Open.
Scheduled Task
  • amp.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A4BD3864-CFDC-481A-BD36-83B06651D4E4}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • amp.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Applian Technologies\Applian FLV and Media Player\amp.exe'.

How do I remove Applian FLV and Media Player?

You can uninstall Applian FLV and Media Player from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Applian FLV and Media Player, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Applian FLV and Media Player.

Win 7 (SP1) 65%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.29%
Windows 10 13.57%
Windows XP 9.64%
Windows Vista 7.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.42%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.95%
Windows 7 Professional 10.04%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.08%
Windows 10 Home 2.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

46.48% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 46.48%
  Germany 7.10%
  United Kingdom 4.88%
  Canada 3.30%
  Australia 3.01%
  Netherlands 2.19%
  Italy 2.14%
  Belgium 1.97%
  France 1.50%
  Spain 1.40%
  India 1.18%
  Brazil 1.13%
  Israel 1.03%
  Turkey 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 25.77%
Dell 25.06%
Acer 17.85%
ASUS 7.21%
Toshiba 7.16%
Intel 3.13%
Lenovo 3.08%
Samsung 2.12%
American Megatrends 1.51%
Sahara 1.01%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 7.16%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.79%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.41%
Dell XPS 8300 3.17%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.34%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.34%

About (from Applian Technologies Inc.)

Applian Technologies (pronounced uh-ply-uhn) develops and provides world-class affordable streaming media recording software to the Windows user.
Publisher URL: applian.com


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